NYSE:SNE - Sony Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.95 +0.32 (+0.61 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 07:35 AM ET)
Previous Close$52.63
Today's Range$52.65 - $53.3750
52-Week Range$36.25 - $54.03
Volume951,802 shs
Average Volume790,930 shs
Market Capitalization$66.91 billion
P/E Ratio16.09
Dividend Yield0.36%
Sony logoSony Corporation designs, develops, produces, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for the consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. The company offers network services related to games, videos, and music contents; and home and portable game consoles, packaged software, and peripheral devices, as well as broadcast/professional, integrated circuit card technology, and medical and imaging device solutions. It also develops, produces, markets, and distributes recorded music; publishes music; and produces and distributes animation titles, game applications based on animation titles, and various services for music and visual products. In addition, the company offers live-action and animated motion pictures, as well as scripted and unscripted series, daytime serials, game shows, animated series, television movies, and miniseries and other television programs; operates a visual effects and animation unit; manages a studio facility; and operates television and digital networks. Further, it researches, develops, designs, produces, markets, distributes, sells, and services video and sound products; interchangeable lens, compact digital, and consumer and professional video cameras; display products, such as projectors and medical equipment; mobile phones, tablets, accessories, and applications; metal oxide semiconductor image sensors, charge-coupled devices, large-scale integration systems, and other semiconductors. Additionally, the company offers Internet broadband network services; creates and distributes content for various electronics product platforms, such as PCs and mobile phones; and provides life and non-life insurance, banking, and other services, as well as batteries, recording media, and storage media products. The company was formerly known as Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha and changed its name to Sony Corporation in January 1958. Sony Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Household audio & video equipment
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio0.92
Quick Ratio0.80


Trailing P/E Ratio16.09
Forward P/E Ratio13.72
P/E Growth2.74

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$77.15 billion
Price / Sales0.87
Cash Flow$5.9361 per share
Price / Cash8.92
Book Value$25.98 per share
Price / Book2.04


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.29
Net Income$4.42 billion
Net Margins5.68%
Return on Equity13.27%
Return on Assets2.46%


Outstanding Shares1,263,560,000
Market Cap$66,905.34

Sony (NYSE:SNE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sony's stock symbol?

Sony trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SNE."

How were Sony's earnings last quarter?

Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April, 27th. The company reported ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.22. The company earned $1,951 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1,993.05 billion. Sony had a net margin of 5.68% and a return on equity of 13.27%. The business's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $21.90 EPS. View Sony's Earnings History.

When is Sony's next earnings date?

Sony is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Sony.

What price target have analysts set for SNE?

6 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Sony's shares. Their predictions range from $39.93 to $85.29. On average, they anticipate Sony's share price to reach $62.61 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Sony.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sony?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sony in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Sony's key competitors?

Who are Sony's key executives?

Sony's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kazuo Hirai, Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kenichiro Yoshida, CEO, Pres, Representative Corp. Exec. Officer & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Hiroki Totoki, Sr. Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Shigeki Ishizuka, Sr. EVP, Corp. Exec. Officer and Pres of Professional Solutions & Services Group (Age 60)
  • Mr. Shiro Kambe, Exec. VP (Age 57)

Has Sony been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about SNE stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Sony earned a coverage optimism score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.08 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Sony's major shareholders?

Sony's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Atwood & Palmer Inc. (0.02%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), Bourgeon Capital Management LLC (0.01%), Creative Planning (0.00%), World Asset Management Inc (0.00%) and Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sony.

Which institutional investors are selling Sony stock?

SNE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including World Asset Management Inc, Creative Planning and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sony.

Which institutional investors are buying Sony stock?

SNE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atwood & Palmer Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Bourgeon Capital Management LLC, New England Research & Management Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Sageworth Trust Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sony.

How do I buy shares of Sony?

Shares of SNE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sony's stock price today?

One share of SNE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.95.

How big of a company is Sony?

Sony has a market capitalization of $66.91 billion and generates $77.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.42 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.29 on an earnings per share basis. Sony employs 128,400 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Sony?

Sony's mailing address is 1-7-1 KONAN MINATO-KU, TOKYO M0, 108-0075. The company can be reached via phone at 813-6748-2111 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sony (NYSE SNE)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  425 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  303 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  728
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sony and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SNE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SNE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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